Valentine’s Cookie Photo Session

Valentine's Day Cookie Photo Session

This post contains affiliate links. See our Legal page for more information.

Happy Valentine’s Day!

To celebrate, Colton and I baked (and ate!) some fun heart-shaped Valentine’s cookies. He enjoyed the baking process, but definitely enjoyed the eating part more! He’s at an age now where he really likes helping in the kitchen. His favorite kitchen tasks are cracking eggs and stirring (which he calls “stir stir stir!”). That’s probably why his favorite breakfast is scrambled eggs. Luckily for him, there was lots of stirring involved in the cookie making process.

Continue Reading

Little Lumberjack Birthday Party

Little Lumberjack Birthday Party

This post contains affiliate links. Please see our Legal page for more information.

We hosted a little lumberjack birthday party to celebrate our little man turning TWO! The party was held at our home on a very cold Saturday in January. We hosted about 15 toddlers and their parents, plus some family members. It was a very full house!

We (okay, I) chose the little lumberjack birthday theme mainly because it fit well with a winter birthday for a little boy. Plus, who doesn’t love plaid? We plan on having Colton’s parties at other venues as he gets older and makes more friends, so I figured this could be my last chance to do a themed party at home.

Continue Reading

Non-Candy Valentines for Toddlers

Non-Candy Valentines for Toddlers

This post contains affiliate links. Please see our Legal page for more information.

Sip, sip, hooray! It’s Valentine’s Day!

I am so excited about how Colton’s Valentines turned out this year! I wanted to do a non-candy Valentine for multiple reasons, the main one being to give out something a little different than the norm. He’ll be passing these out at his playgroup, which consists of about 15 kids ages 1-5. Another plus for non-candy Valentines is that they are food allergy friendly! A couple of his little friends are allergic to certain candies and I wanted to be sure that no one felt left out.

Continue Reading